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Smoking to be Prohibited at Public Offices in Bangkok from 2008

A proposed ban on smoking at all Public Offices across Bangkok the capital city of Thailand will come into effect by early 2008// disclosed a senior official from the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration. The head of BMA's sanitation, Sithisatya Jiemwongpaet, informed the Thai News Agency that ...

Human sperm created from embryonic stem cells

...essential for meiosis and for sperm maturation. IVD sperm The IVD sperm will not and cannot be used for fertility treatment. As well as being prohibited by UK law, the research team say fertilization of human eggs and implantation of embryos would hold no scientific merit for them as they want to study...

Even Steroid-Free Bodybuilders Focus on Image

...non-natural. In natural bodybuilding competitions, participants are drug-tested and must pass a lie detector test meant to confirm that they don't use prohibited drugs. In non-natural competitions, participants aren't drug tested and don't have to pass a lie detector test. "Most people will assume bodybuilde...

Death at Assisted Living Facility Points to Desperate Need for Better Regulations from the State

...t speak and was left untreated for nearly a day and died several days later as a result of his burns. The employee was fired and the facility was soon prohibited from taking in new residents, but it was far too late to save Mr. Myers. "Pennsylvania must regulate assisted living facilities so that they prov...

Pennsylvania Department of Health Applauds New Federal Anti-Tobacco Law

...protect all Pennsylvanians from exposure to tobacco smoke pollution. Under the Clean Indoor Air law that took effect last September, smoking is prohibited in most public places and workplaces across Pennsylvania. CONTACT: Stacy Kriedeman (717) 787-1783 ...

State Launches New Campaign to Help Pregnant Smokers Go Tobacco-Free

...rt -- using tobacco products, and to curb the retail sale of tobacco to minors. Under a state law that took effect last September, smoking is now prohibited in most public places and workplaces across Pennsylvania. For more cessation resource information, visit www.DeterminedToQuit.com or call 1-8...

PIA Opposes Kennedy Proposal to Create Health Insurance "Navigators"

...nguistically appropriate for the population." The bill stipulates that both health insurance issuers and current independent insurance agents would be prohibited from participating in the Navigators program. "This proposal would give federal grants to groups with no background or expertise in health insura...

Pennsylvania Department of Health Launches Spanish-Language Smoking Cessation Resource Web Site

... start -- using tobacco products, and to curb the retail sale of tobacco to minors. Under a state law that took effect last September, smoking is prohibited in most public places and workplaces across Pennsylvania. To access more information and support to quit smoking, call the Pennsylvania Free Quit...

PA Department of Health Launches Spanish-Language Smoking Cessation Resource Web Site

... start -- using tobacco products, and to curb the retail sale of tobacco to minors. Under a state law that took effect last September, smoking is prohibited in most public places and workplaces across Pennsylvania. To access more information and support to quit smoking, call the Pennsylvania Free Quit...

Providence Service Corporation Issues Letter to Stockholders

...nge Act (so as to cease its obligation to comply therewith), these type of loan arrangements with officers of a public reporting company are expressly prohibited under Section 402 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. In addition to the other related party transactions between Avalon Correctional Services and Mr...
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EpiDerm's Skin Irritation Test Fully Validated in European Union

... The Modified EpiDerm SIT will also be of great benefit to the Cosmetic Industry because testing of cosmetic raw materials in animals will be prohibited in the EU beginning March 2009 (7th Amendment of EU Cosmetic Directive). John Sheasgreen, MatTek's President, added, "The validation of the M...

Pivotal Phase III Data Confirm the Efficacy and Safety of Arpida's Intravenous Iclaprim in Treating Patients With Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections

...on was the same as the PP population, but adding back clinically evaluable patients whose protocol violation was use of additional systemic or topical prohibited antibiotics or high-dose steroids registered as clinical failures. The causative pathogen distribution in the study population was well- balanced be...

Arpida Provides Further Comments on the Pivotal Phase III Trials

...ces, in order to properly analyse the results. As reported in July 2007, imbalances were noted in the ASSIST-2 trial - in particular due to the use of prohibited antibiotics. The correction for this imbalance in the PP population results in the Modified Clinically Evaluable ("MCE") population and shows that the...

U.S. Patent Office Rejects Key HIV/AIDS Drug Patents at PUBPAT Request: Government Finds Prior Art Submitted By PUBPAT Invalidates All of Gilead Sciences' Claims

...ted in the patents being granted to the Foster City, California, biopharmaceutical giant. PUBPAT also described in detail how the prior art would have prohibited the patents from being issued in the first place, had the Patent Office had been aware of it. The Patent Office has now agreed with PUBPAT and found t...

Study Data Show Asacol(R) (Mesalamine) is Effective in Treating All Extents of Ulcerative Colitis Including Isolated Proctitis

...seline score in either or both the rectal bleeding and stool frequency clinical assessments of at least 1 (based on 4-point scale, 0-3). Patients were prohibited from taking rectal therapies and were only treated with Asacol. Clinical analyses included improvement in rectal bleeding and stool frequency defined ...
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Homosexual

... the culture to reflect Biblical truth and traditional family values. The Bible's teaching on homosexuality ... Are consensual homosexual acts prohibited by the Bible, or were the Bible ... consensual homosexual relationship any ... ...
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'Uphold the ban'

...k's Global Tiger Initiative at the 58th meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species Standing Committee. Tiger trade is prohibited internationally and banned domestically in all tiger range countries, including China - historically the largest market for tiger products. Howev...

Contaminated site remediation: Are nanomaterials the answer?

...ec.org.uk/finalReport.htm ), the British Royal Society and Royal Academy of Engineering recommended that the use of free manufactured nanoparticles be prohibited for environmental applications such as remediation until further research on potential risks and benefits had been conducted. The European Commission'...

Phase III data show efficacy/safety of iclaprim in patients with complicated skin infections

...on was the same as the PP population, but adding back clinically evaluable patients whose protocol violation was use of additional systemic or topical prohibited antibiotics or high-dose steroids registered as clinical failures. The causative pathogen distribution in the study population was well-balanced b...

Rutgers scholar authors definitive biography of reproductive medicine pioneer

...'s personal story compelling as well. In the 1930s, he was the only Catholic doctor in Massachusetts to support the repeal of a Massachusetts law that prohibited the use of birth control even by married couples. In the 1950s, he joined forces with biologist Gregory Pincus to develop the first oral contraceptive...

Stem cell research puts interstate rivalry on hold

...ryonic stem cell lines and bioinformatics. Mr Jennings said changes to the Victorian Infertility Treatment Act and the NSW Human Cloning and Other prohibited Practices Act have opened up new opportunities for stem cell research in Australia. "Australia is already a global leader in overall stem cell rese...

The good, the bad and the smelly: USGS at the 2008 Coral Reef Symposium

...Montastraea cover had bleached, and within 5 months, disease incidence had increased 51-fold. Although the scarcity of unbleached Montastraea colonies prohibited a comparison between bleached and unbleached colonies, disease incidence returned to pre-bleaching conditions once colonies partially recovered by Jul...

Qualifying date rule hinders German stem cell research

...orting cell lines that have been produced abroad and have already been used for research purposes. Culturing new stem cell lines in Germany is already prohibited by the Embryo Protection Law. The DFG has repeatedly spoken out in favour of keeping the Embryo Protection Law in its current form. In answer to anoth...

Bear spray a viable alternative to guns for deterring bears, BYU study shows

...zzly charge is extremely difficult, he pointed out, and his data shows that it takes an average of four hits to stop a bear. In addition, firearms are prohibited in national parks like Glacier and Denali, popular with hikers and also with bears. Working in the bear safety arena, I even found a lot of resista...

Need for federal protection against genetic discrimination

...ders: Position 1: Insurance providers should be prohibited from using an individuals genetic information to d...ents. Position 2: Insurance providers should be prohibited from establishing differential premiums based on a... position says: Position 3: Employers should be prohibited from using an individuals genetic information in e...

Safer, more accurate radiation therapy for expecting mothers

...ped worldwide. The data needed to build such models, however, requires extensive X-rays and computed tomography scans. Since pregnant patients are prohibited from undergoing X-rays or other imaging procedures, there has never been enough data to create an accurate phantom of a pregnant woman. These new ...
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ASCP Joins ACLU Lawsuit Opposing Gene Patents

... ASCP further asserts that gene patents limit the broad availability of diagnostic tests due to the simple fact that laboratory scientists are prohibited from performing genetic tests because of patent enforcement and the threat of litigation. As a result, the market is dominated by a single provide...

Physicians in Europe Rate Novartis #1 on Service Delivery, While Merck Earns Top Honors in the US

... not yet filled the gap left by sales force reductions. It also may be a reaction to some of the new promotional guidelines and regulations that have prohibited more traditional 'services,'" such as theater tickets, free lunches for office staff, golf balls and other non-medically relevant gifts." It is i...

Interleukin Genetics Welcomes the Signing of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA)

...o wish to understand their personal risks better and thus should lead to improved healthcare in the U.S." Until now, genetic discrimination was only prohibited under loose state and federal regulations, causing consumers to be wary of taking genetic tests or participating in genetic research studies for fear ...

Wisconsin governor calls for $750 million investment in life sciences

...the creation of new stem-cell lines. This would require an entire section of the institute to use private funds exclusively, as any federal funding is prohibited to groups that make new cultures of the cells. The fourth BioStar The site where the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery will be built was originall...

Internet trademark war goes international

... has ruled it cannot. Since Google is accessible virtually everywhere, it is possible that identical actions by Google can be both legally allowed and prohibited at the same time. This presents a significant dilemma for Internet companies like Google. In the United States, and presumably in most countries an...

The Attack of the Clones: No, its not a summer movie

... much closer. Republican leaders in the upper house arent eager to vote on a comprehensive cloning ban, although they would readily accept a bill that prohibited reproductive cloning only. For that matter, Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle would almost certainly sign a ban on reproductive cloning. If only it was t...

Amendment on cloning ban rejected; vote on bill set for Wednesday

...potential loss of business in what is an emerging field of science. The amendment, offered by state Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, would have prohibited cloning for the purposes of human reproduction while still allowing for research cloning, creating what Darling said would have been a bill that could...

Standing up for stem cell research

...seases. Advocates disguised the bill as an attempt to ban human reproductive cloning - something that everyone agrees is unacceptable, and is already prohibited by the federal government. The real purpose of this bill was to limit stem cell research in the name of far right-wing ideology. I think any paren...

Businesses can't hide personal information losses, theft

...er. The two other bills that became law Thursday provide additional consumer protections. Under Assembly Bill 536, a municipal register of deeds is prohibited from recording documents with more than the last four digits of a persons Social Security number. And for a cost of not more than $10, Assembly Bill 9...

WARF stem cell patent faces long and winding road

...ause the method of producing cells used a human embryo as starting material for the cell culture and required the destruction of that embryo, which is prohibited by the European Patent Convention. WARF appealed that ruling, and Andrew Cohn, its government and public relations manager, does not expect a deci...
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Drug

...e Jan 2004) Taurine Prescription drugs , prohibited for non-medical use: Cocaine Codeine ...hadone Morphine Varies from tolerated to prohibited for medical use: Cannabis Salvia divin... Australia , tolerated elsewhere) Varies from prohibited for non-medical use to...

Magnetic resonance imaging

...jects are attracted to the center of the magnet, have resulted in injury and death. It is for this reason that common metallic objects and devices are prohibited in proximity to the MRI scanner, with nonmagnetic "MRI-safe" versions of many of these objects typically retained by the scanning facility. Many saf...
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Ion channel

...EL GLOSSARY ... They contain the "bare minimum" of ion channels necessary for excitability. ... Block: When ion flow thru an ion channel is prohibited ... Ion Channels ... Ion channels regulate the flow of ions across the membrane in all cells. ... Main article: Voltage-gated ion channe...
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